Ignite Social Media + Visit the Outer Banks = Winning Work

Ignite Social Media

We’re proud to announce that alongside our client, Visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina (Outer Banks) we’ve won the Shorty Award in the Large Media Buying Strategy category.

Can Facebook Become A Trusted Bank?

Forbes Social Media

Does Facebook's potential move into cryptocurrency, herald more disruption for commercial banking brands than the central banking system

5 Social Media Marketing Tools for Teams That Won't Break The Bank

Social Media Today

Here are 5 social media marketing tools that won't break the bank There are so many social media tools out there, it's easy to get overwhelmed with all the options.

Who Will Trust Facebook Bank?

Forbes Social Media

Following a significant data breach, a titanic loss of consumer trust, calls by numerous politicians for regulation, and a massive service outage, Facebook wants to become a bank issuing its own cryptocurrency. Who will trust Facebook Bank

Facebook Publishes New Infographic on Digital Banking Trends [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Facebook has published a new infographic which looks at changing approaches to money management in the digital age

Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar

Idaconcpts

Since 2008, consumers have been moving from brick-and-mortar banking to online banking at an impressive rate. Preferred Banking Method by Generation X and Y. 1 method of banking. 1/4 of respondents preferred banking online to using branches, ATMs or any other channel.

How Social Media Can Work Wonders For Banks

Mindjumpers

Bianca answers some very common questions, which any financial services organization operating in social media is bound to face- why would a bank need to connect with its customers on social media? This made her look at social media as an option for her bank.

How a Bank Used Digital Media to Put People Back to Work, Increase Brand Awareness

Convince & Convert

Two years ago, Fifth Third Bank identified the reason that some of its customers were behind on their mortgage payments was due to job loss.

Is the Bank the Best Place to Get A Business Loan?

The Realtime Report

Is the Bank the Best Place to Get A Business Loan? The most common way to get that capital in the past is a small business loan from a bank. Microloans are small loans that are issued by individuals rather than a bank.

Open Community Case Study – Food Bank

SocialFish

Community: Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. Their Story: I first met Jen Newmeyer, who is also the Food Bank’s social media person, at a Raleigh tweet-up last year. This year’s Wilmington Twestival will benefit the Food Bank.

How to Market Banking to Gen Y

Idaconcpts

Let’s analyze this problem by first realizing that there is a big potential for investment companies to engage Gen Y online, then explaining why social media is not the appropriate media to target Gen Y with banking/investment offers. – Gen Y Leads the Online Banking Pack.

Bank of America Teams Up With Major League Baseball for #Troopthanks Vine Campaign

The Realtime Report

Vine has also played a significant role in Bank of America’s recent marketing efforts; the app has sparked 50% more engagement than any of the brand’s other social media content. Bank of America recently teamed up with the MLB in a new Vine advertising campaign to thank our military personnel. Bank of America will continue to donate earnings to these two foundations when fans use #Troopthanks during sponsored events throughout the MLB season.

6  Effective Tips for Putting More Savings in Your Piggy Bank

The Realtime Report

6 Effective Tips for Putting More Savings in Your Piggy Bank. If you want to put more savings in your piggy bank, the following tips will help you. Smart shopping is a great way to put more money in your piggy bank.

Australia: Social Media Marketing Job at Commonwealth Bank

Laurel Papworth

Commonwealth Bank are looking for a Social (Media) Marketing Manager – Any takers? The Commonwealth Bank Group is one of Australia’s leading organisations providing integrated financial services to more customers than any other Australian bank.

Regions Bank Fails to Renew Domain Name – Web Site Goes Down

Bill Hartzer

Regions Bank , an FDIC insured bank with 1,700 branches and 2,400 ATMs across a 16-state network in the South, Midwest, and Texas, failed to renew their domain name.

This Chart Explains the Reachpocalypse and Why Facebook is Laughing All the Way to the Bank

Convince & Convert

Facebook is the largest voluntary, non-religious organization in the history of the world. They are not dumb.

Complete Guide to Social Media for Banks & Financial Institutions

Sprout Social

Looking at the banking and finance industry in particular, nearly half (46.4%) of incoming messages require a response. Before we dive in to some of the compliance and regulations that apply to banks, credit unions and so on, we should note this is specific to US-based financial institutions.

This Chart Explains the Reachpocalypse and Why Facebook is Laughing All the Way to the Bank

Convince & Convert

Facebook is the largest voluntary, non-religious organization in the history of the world. They are not dumb.

Mark Zuckerberg Is About To Become The Head Of A Swiss Bank. 3 Reasons It Should Make You Think

Forbes Social Media

Libra is the new Facebook cryptocurrency and unlike others, it has the right components to potentially rock our daily lives. Facebook and its stoic founder Mark Zuckerberg might have a very big grin on its face when this is all settled

Get The Perfect Tan With KFC And Celebrate Bank Holiday With #TryMeFree from Coca Cola

Audiense

Celebrate bank Holiday with Coca Cola. It has been bank holiday in England, and Coca-Cola wanted to celebrate it with you! Bank holiday weekends call for one thing: ultimate refreshment.

How to Market Banking to Gen Y « idaconcpts

Idaconcpts

Freelancer's treasure - article banks

Social Media Network Marketing

An article bank is a site where you sumit your articles. Article bank provides a great space for visibility to freelance writers. Simply type 'article bank' in google space and see the plathora of sites that you can can submit to For free. You place your short bio and your site [either website or bog] link. What is noticed is that people reading your article sometimes get very interested and click your link provided.

Like ‘em or Hate ‘em, Paypal May be the Best Checking Account Alternative for Business Banking

Stay N' Alive

Regardless, when compared to my bank, I see Paypal in an entirely different light than the situation with my wife. Without a doubt, Paypal is one of the most innovative banking solutions out there right now, and that’s hard to ignore. I wonder, could Paypal be a decent replacement to my business checking account at my bank? Paypal is by far one of the most innovative banking platforms on the planet right now. My banks can’t do that.

Travel Brands That Are Doing Social Right: How we utilized Social Media to Drive Visitation to the OBX

Ignite Social Media

Our travel & tourism client, Visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina (OBX) came to us looking for a partner who could leverage social media to drive visitation to the destination during the off-season.

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Like 'em or Hate 'em, Paypal May be the Best Checking Account Alternative for Business Banking

Stay N' Alive

Regardless, when compared to my bank, I see Paypal in an entirely different light than the situation with my wife. Without a doubt, Paypal is one of the most innovative banking solutions out there right now, and that's hard to ignore. I wonder, could Paypal be a decent replacement to my business checking account at my bank? Paypal is by far one of the most innovative banking platforms on the planet right now. My banks can't do that.

I’m off to the West Bank

Danny WhatMough

I’m off to the West Bank for a month. Check out my new blog. It’s not everyday you can write a blog post title like that. But it’s true.

Apple Is Laughing All The Way To The Bank

Twist Image

I went from a non-believer to a believer. I love Apple. There, I said it. It''s not a tough thing to put out there, as the company edges closer to becoming the first ever trillion-dollar organization. The customers are there. The interest is there. You can have you own feelings and philosophies about the brand, but go into any modern shopping mall, and the two stores with the most energy, excitement and activity are - without question - the Apple and LEGO stores.

Laughing All The Way To The Bank With James Altucher

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Episode #425 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. I got a strange email from James Altucher a while back. It was all about stand-up comedy. He was following my blog (which, kind of made me want to tidy the place up a little bit after knowing that), and he could tell that I am both a fan of standup comedy, and a student of the mechanics behind it.

Getting Social Media Strategy Right in Financial Services

Convince & Convert

Shannon Paul, Fifth Third Bank @shannonpaul. Click the play button to listen here: Click to read more » Social Pros Podcast banking fifth third bank shannon paul share of voice social media metrics social media sentiment social media strategy Social Pros

5 Tips To Assist Your Content Production Work Flow

Mindjumpers

Build a content bank. Keeping a content bank of stories and potential topics as well as a style bank of design templates will prove to be a big help on those days were your inspirational muse is M.I.A.

Social Media: NAB Break Up Letter

Laurel Papworth

NAB bank have a Valentine’s Day social media campaign running at the moment – encouraging people with a mortgage to “break up&# with the other banks. Changing banks. Banking is boring. No one is going to change banks.

Is The Bank Of Amazon Coming And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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Then, later in the week, Amazon announced that it is partnering with Bank of America to expand its lending program for small businesses. Bank of Amazon, anyone? . bank of america. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. The good folks at CHOM 97.7

What To Get The Person Who Has Everything (Without Breaking The Bank)

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Do you know who has been naughty and who has been nice? ''Tis Tis the season to fight for a parking space at your local mall to dealing with unruly people as they battle the aisles to find the perfect gift for those that they love. There are few people who love this part of the holiday season. If you''re grappling with what to get that person who has everything, here are some suggestions that may be a little bit off of the beaten path: Write.

PayPal your online bank account. The web address is PayPal.com

Social Media Network Marketing

PayPal your online bank account. Connect Your Bank Account Connect your bank account to your PayPal account and: Use cash – Pay securely with PayPal using cash from your bank account. Linking your accounts only takes an instant if you already bank online. Select Bank Accounts Accounts and click Add. Enter your bank account information. Only you can initiate transactions using your bank account. Can I pay with my bank account?

7 Places Bloggers Can Get Design Work Done (Without Breaking The Bank)

ProBlogger

7 Places Bloggers Can Get Design Work Done (Without Breaking The Bank). This is a guest contribution by Skellie Wag. Every blog has a design.

Why My Accountant Thinks I Robbed a Bank

ProBlogger

My accountant just called and asked me if I’d robbed a bank. Why My Accountant Thinks I Robbed a Bank. She just saw the figures from the last few months of blogging and, as I mentioned back in my December earnings update , we’ve had some very good months lately. December was my biggest month ever, but January and February are shaping up to be great, too.

Find out how ANZ is Minting Engagement on Social Media

Unmetric

Banks are increasingly taking social media by storm (and surprise). You’d be amazed to know that quite a few banks are doing exciting stuff on social media. Let’s take a look at some of the top banks in Australia. ME Bank. ME Bank promoted three out of their four Posts.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Ken Banks – @KenBanks. Publisher, Ken Banks, is a seasoned online and offline publisher and is the Twitter power source for his blog @SocialNetDaily. Note: This post, a joint effort between Cheryl Burgess and me, originally appeared on the Blue Focus Marketing Blog last month.

Counting “Real” Likes on any URL – Evaluating the Salt Lake City vs. Fresno Campaign

Stay N' Alive

1 million dollars donated to the Food Bank of the community with the most “likes&#. As a result, Utah’s Food Bank believes it can turn that 1 million dollars into 7 million dollars with the programs it has in place.

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Social Pros 24 – Shawn Morton, JPMorgan Chase

Convince & Convert

An investment in a strong social framework, I don’t know the ins and outs of Carnival’s situation, but I do know that they banked a huge cruise ship in the Mediterranean a while back, right?